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Iran arrest soccer player Voria Ghafouri amid World Cup squad scrutiny

Iran arrest soccer player Voria Ghafouri amid World Cup squad scrutiny

Comment this story Comment A prominent Iranian footballer was arrested on Thursday for, among other things, damaging the reputation of the country’s national team, which competes in the World Cup, state-linked Iranian media reported Thursday. The player, Voria Ghafouri, is a former member of the Iranian national team and a frequent critic of the government. …

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Maddison, Rashford and Wilson are in the England squad

Maddison, Rashford and Wilson are in the England squad

Leicester midfielder James Maddison has been included in England’s 26-man squad for the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Manager Gareth Southgate has also picked Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford and Newcastle striker Callum Wilson, Manchester City full-back Kyle Walker and Arsenal defender Ben White. But AC Milan centre-back Fikayo Tomori, Brentford striker Ivan Toney and …

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USMNT World Cup buzz: Zack Steffen not on 26-man squad;  Ethan Horvath, Sean Johnson and Matt Turner are cut

USMNT World Cup buzz: Zack Steffen not on 26-man squad; Ethan Horvath, Sean Johnson and Matt Turner are cut

The roster of the United States Men’s National Team for the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, to be announced Wednesday, is not expected to include goaltender Zack Steffen’s name on the list, sources tell CBS Sports. While the the announcement is set to take place Wednesday night at an event in New YorkCBS Sports …

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